AI & Cyber

AI & Cyber

Conference | English

Monday, June 26th, 2023


- ANU Museum - Zeevi Hall


As artificial intelligence technology enters increased aspects of our modern society, technological innovations are revolutionizing the way we operate in daily life, work, and govern. This conference provides an in-depth look into the practical, technological, and ethical challenges presented by cutting edge AI technology. Hear from global experts and leaders in the field as they discuss the dynamic intersection between AI technology and cybersecurity.




Gathering and registration


Opening remarks

Maj. Gen. (Ret.) Prof. Isaac Ben-Israel , Conference Chairman , Cyber Week ; Director , Blavatnik ICRC, Tel Aviv University


Introduction: Real-World Reinforcement Learning: Challenges and Opportunities

Prof. Nadav Cohen , Computer Science at Tel Aviv University, Co-Founder and Chief Scientist , Imubit


Fireside Chat: AI in National Security

Ezra Cohen , Vice President, Defense and Intelligence , Oracle

Yorai Fainmesser , Co-Founder, General Partner , Disruptive AI


Session I: Future of AI & Cyber

Moderator - Barrel Kfir , Principal , Vintage


Black Swan: The Impact of AI on Cybersecurity

Guy Caspi , Founder & Executive Chairman Of the Board , Deep Instinct


From Attack to Defense: Using AI to Combat AI-Driven Financial Cybercrime

Mark Gazit , CEO, President & Board Member , ThetaRay


How AI is Shaping the Cybersecurity Battlefield?

Nataly Kremer , Chief Product Officer , Check Point


Supercharge security with generative AI    

Shay Elias , Customer Engineer , Google


Security and Privacy of AI and Machine Learning

Dr. Liron David , Postdoctoral Researcher , Weizmann Institute of Science


Coffee Break


Session II: Social Networks, Security, and AI


Prof. Irad Ben-Gal , Lab Head, Professor of Industrial Engineering , Tel Aviv University


Mitigation of Rumor Spreading in Random Environments

Nicholas Bambos , R. Weiland Professor of Engineering , Stanford University


Decoding Hidden Knowledge: Using Information Theory for Online Impersonation Detection

Dr. Osnat Mokryn , Senior Lecturer , Department of Information Systems, University of Haifa


Influence Defense

Itai Yonat , CEO , Intercept 9500 Ltd


Session III: Security Solutions & Research

Moderator - Oren Butchmits , CTO of the Technology Unit , Israel National Cyber Directorate


AI Red Teaming LLM: Past, Present, and Future   

Alex Polyakov , Chair, IEEE Audit and Controls for Next-Gen Cybersecurity. CEO, Co-Founder Adversa AI , IEEE


Autogenerating Explainable, Data-Driven Insights in Cyber Investigations

Dr. Amit Somech , Senior Lecturer at the Computer Science Department , Bar-Ilan University ; Research Scientist , Sygnia


Hallucination Reduction for Automated Questionnaire-Filling

Uri Segal , Head of Research , Vendict


Closing remarks

Prof. Irad Ben-Gal , Lab Head, Professor of Industrial Engineering , Tel Aviv University


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